FirstEnergy Solutions to Hold Energy Seminar for Large Businesses in Pittsburgh and Surrounding Areas

Apr 26, 2013, 10:42 ET from FirstEnergy Corp.

AKRON, Ohio, April 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Large businesses served by Duquesne Light, West Penn Power and Penn Power are invited to attend a free educational seminar about saving money through electric choice and planning for upcoming capacity price changes.  These events are being offered by FirstEnergy Solutions, one of the nation's largest electric generation suppliers.

The program includes discussion on energy policy, electric and capacity prices, available rebates and ways customers can avoid higher costs.

The event is being held from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at the DoubleTree by Hilton, Pittsburgh-Monroeville, 101 Mall Boulevard, Monroeville, PA 15146.

Large businesses can register for this free educational event by going to or calling 330-315-6939.  Small businesses and residents in the area can view money-saving offers by going online to

FirstEnergy Solutions, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), provides competitive electric generation supply and other energy-related products and services to more than 2.5 million customers, and is a licensed supplier in Ohio, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Maryland, Michigan and Illinois.

FirstEnergy is a diversified energy company dedicated to safety, reliability and operational excellence.  Its 10 electric distribution companies form one of the nation's largest investor-owned electric systems, serving customers in Ohio, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, West Virginia, Maryland and New York.  Its generation subsidiaries control more than 20,000 megawatts of capacity from a diversified mix of scrubbed coal, non-emitting nuclear, natural gas, hydro, pumped-storage hydro and other renewables. Follow FirstEnergy on Twitter @FirstEnergyCorp.

FirstEnergy Solutions is an unregulated subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. and is not regulated by the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission. A customer is not required to buy electricity or other products or services from FirstEnergy Solutions in order to receive the same quality service from their local electric utility. 

SOURCE FirstEnergy Corp.